Friday, 22nd May 2015
National
  • President urges to eradicate piracy in creative industry
    18th May 2015
    Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has urged law enforcers to eradicate piracy in the creative industry by arresting the members of the piracy mafia in a bid to develop the industry in the country. "I have ordered ...
  • Build more modern, efficient airports in Indonesia: VP Kalla
    18th May 2015
    Vice President M. Jusuf Kalla expects more modern and efficient airports to be developed in Indonesia to provide better services to passengers. "In the past, people built airports adopting local architectural and cultural ...
  • President Widodo not worried about declining popularity
    16th May 2015
    - President Joko Widodo said he was not worried about his popularity declining for implementing unpopular policies as long as they were brought into effect for the good of the people. "When (we) diverted the fuel subsidies ...
  • Immigration office to move 194 crew members from Benjina
    15th May 2015
    The Indonesian Immigration Office will move 194 ship crew members who previously worked for PT Pusaka Benjina Resources in Aru Islands district to Tual in Southeast Maluku. "Besides deporting the rest of the crew from ...
  • Three volcanoes in N. Sulawesi still on alert level III
    15th May 2015
    Three volcanoes in North Sulawesi, Karangetang, Lokon and Soputan, continue to be on alert level III status as they are still witnessing high volcanic activity. Head of the Volcanology and Geology Disaster Mitigation Center ...
  • Indonesia`s DVI team to find Indonesians missing in Nepal
    13th May 2015
    The Indonesian National Police Headquarters will send two personnel of the Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) team to Nepal to assist in the identification of earthquake victims. "Indonesian National Police Headquarters ...
  • President promises to allocate Rp210 trillion as military budget
    13th May 2015
    President Joko Widodo has vowed to set aside a budget of Rp210 trillion for the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) next year, up from the Rp98 trillion allocated this year, if the economy grows by 7 percent. The president ...
  • AGO arrests Merpati airlines` ex-general manager
    13th May 2015
    The Attorney Generals Office (AGO) on Wednesday arrested the former general manager of the aircraft procurement division of state-owned Merpati Nusantara Airlines Tony Sudjiarto who was at large for the past year. Under the ...
  • Indonesian Navy to set up sea traffic management center
    13th May 2015
    The Indonesian Navy will set up a Traffic Management Center (TMC) to monitor sea traffic in a bid to offer safety and security to the community by providing information regarding traffic on sea lanes. The Indonesian Navy ...
  • President urges district governments to develop regional identity
    13th May 2015
    President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called on all district governments to develop regional identity and character in a bid to attract investors. "It is very important for the district governments to develop their respective ...